Westgate Christian School

12930 Sw Scholls Ferry Road
Portland, OR 97223-0972
     Tel: (503)524-3500
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 223 students
Westgate Christian School strives for academic excellence in order to prepare students for a life of service to God.
We believe in traditional educational procedures and emphasize the basics in building an academic foundation.
The academic curriculum focuses on preparing and enabling the student to communicate effectively with others, to work responsibly and productively in a technically-oriented society, to further his Christian and American heritage, and to apply biblical wisdom in daily life.
Our students seek to understand not only the Bible, but also language, literature, mathematics, history, music, and the natural sciences.
Students are challenged to work independently and to think for themselves as they build convictions that will stand under the pressures of our modern culture.
Westgate Baptist Church is committed to seeing the Gospel proclaimed and the cause of Christ advanced in our own Portland area, in the Pacific Northwest region of our nation, throughout the United States, and across the entire globe.
We are privileged to be able to partner together with twenty different missionary families who minister the Gospel around the world in fifteen different countries.
Westgate is the sending church for two of these families: the Dean family and the Sode family.
Our prayer is that God would send forth more laborers from our midst.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 223 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Westgate Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cor Deo Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sorrento Daycare & Kindergarten (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Scholls Ferry Road KinderCare (0.2 miles away)
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  • PortlandScholls Ferry Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    12658 S.W. North Dakota
    PortlandOR 97223
    (503)524-9444
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 80 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • BeavertonSorrento Daycare & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    12650 Sw Brockman Road
    BeavertonOR 97008
    (503)524-3972
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | 50 students | Gr. PK-NS                      
  • BeavertonCor Deo Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    9100 Sw 135th Ave
    BeavertonOR 97008
    (503)524-1866
      (Christian)
    0.9 mi | 123 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • BeavertonSouthwest Christian School
      (Christian)
    14605 SW Weir Road
    BeavertonOR 97007
    (503)524-8000
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 219 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • BeavertonTurquoise Learning Tree
    Daycare / Preschool
    15135 Sw Beard Rd
    BeavertonOR 97007
    (503)590-8409
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | 24 students | Gr. K                      

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